The Punjab franchise skipper, who obtained the Orange cap final season for many runs in IPL 2020, fell 9 quick of a century, getting dismissed for 91 off 50 deliveries.
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At the beginning of the final over of Punjab Kings’ innings, Rahul was batting on 87. He smashed the primary ball from left-arm tempo bowler Chetan Sakariya over further cowl for 4. The ball was slower however Rahul picked the tempo and size and hammered it to the boundary.
Rahul wanted simply 9 to get to his ton and had 5 balls. The odds had been closely stacked in his favour, going by the best way he was batting.
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He tried to hit the following ball over the mid-wicket boundary however Tewatia on the boundary rope caught the ball which was behind him and went over the rope.
The momentum was pushing Tewatia out of the boundary however earlier than tipping over he threw the ball again into the sector after which dived into the sector of play after having crossed the rope to take a sensational catch.